NAPA VALLEY, Calif., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Curators, collectors and culinary connoisseurs, Taigan.com has partnered with prestigious boutique wineries to offer fine wines on its award-winning online e-commerce site. Already recognized for its hand-selected assemblage of fashion, accessories, gourmet food and home decor, Taigan now presents a hand-cut group of the most coveted boutique wineries.
Where many online wine websites feature mass-produced wines, Taigan curates a select group of winemakers who are so passionate about quality and brand that they limit annual production. Explore Taigan's growing portfolio of fine wine winemakers, curators and artisans featuring:
Blackbird Vineyards - an artisanal producer of Pomerol-inspired wines from the Napa Valley featuring varietals of Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. Once a secret to the lucky who have discovered it, Blackbird Vineyards was named one of Oprah's Favorite Things in January 2011.
A Wine For All - the first and only professional wine shop in America dedicated to boutique and organic wines specifically under 3000-case production.
Bakerlane Vineyards - Known for one of Sonoma's most celebrated Rose, as well as acclaimed Pinot Noir and Syrah varietals.
Bergstrom Wines - Oregon's Bergstrom Wines has made organic winemaking a family affair. Bergstrom's Pinot Noir and Chardonnay varietals deliver a purity of fruit that is the signature of rich Oregon soil and organic winemaking methods.
Elyse Winery - This Robert Parker-lauded Napa vineyard shares a passion for fine food and entertaining when creating their Cabernet, Chardonnay, Zinfandel, Pinot Noir, Nero Misto, Petit Sirah and other specialty blends.
La Follette Wines - One of the country's foremost authorities on Pinot Noir, Greg La Follette has crafted some of the most acclaimed California wines under other labels. He now brings his knowledge and passion for organic wine making to his own boutique Sonoma County winery.
Michaud Vineyards' proprietor Michael Michaud has a long track record of crafting critically acclaimed wines, both under his own label and as previous winemaker at Chalone Vineyard. Michaud Vineyard wines receive impressive scores and excellent reviews from some of the most well-respected critics and wine enthusiasts alike.
The Spanish Table offers one of the most extensive selections of Spanish & Portuguese wines in the U.S. including rare, aged wines, Port, Madeira and Sherry and the "new champagne," Cava and Rose Cava.
Taigan.com's Wine & Drink category features a growing collection of the most interesting and passionate winemakers representing worldly and award-winning small lot wineries.
"We are proud to share what these winery gems offer from everyday to fine and rare; Taigan blends a balanced collection of unique and boutique wines from independent wineries looking to reach the online market of wine enthusiasts," said Julia Reed, Creative Director.
Editorially noted in InStyle, Departures and Elle Decor, winner of the Retailer of Excellence Award in the Internet Innovation category and named Technology Start-up of the Year, Taigan is recognized as the online shopping destination for a highly curated collection of boutiques, designers and purveyors.